Office hours 11:00-11:50 MWF or other times by appt.
MFA Painting, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College
Yale Summer School of Art
BFA Painting, Truman State University
Rachel Elliott is a studio artist and an author-illustrator. Her teaching interests include multimedia storytelling, teaching through play, and the use of drawing and the creative process in writing composition classes. Classes taught include Multimedia Sandbox, Video Editing for Documentaries, and Comics and Zines.
Rachel's drawings and paintings use bright colors, unusual points of view, and repetitive reflection. Her most recent drawing series depicts trickster animals adapting to suburban environments changed by human development. She is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, and is currently working on a graphic novel for young readers. Her studio is located at the Lexington Art League's Loudon House in Castlewood Park.